We dubbed the tour to Magic Falls the tour from hell because of the long ride on a very bumpy back road. The falls were nice, lunch was great, but in all honesty 5 hours(2 and 1/2 hours each way) on a very VERY bumpy road was not worth the reward.

Farm house on the road to Magic Falls
Farm house on the road to Magic Falls

Flower in the church yard
Flower in the church yard

Flower in the church yard
Flower in the church yard

Local church
Local church

Town Square and our guide Edwardo in the white shirt. Also known as a beer and washroom break.
Town Square and our guide Edwardo

Local church
Local church

Local coffee plantation/farm
Local coffee plantation/farm

Roasting coffee. The beans are roasted for a minimum of 45 minutes. Espresso beans can be roasted as long as 90.
Roasting coffee

Grinding coffee.
Grinding coffee

Entering the mountains.
Entering the mountains

The trail to Magic Falls.
The trail to Magic Falls

The trail to Magic Falls.
The trail to Magic Falls

Carl from Ft. St. John trying the cold water at Magis Falls.
Magic Falls

The natural Jacuzzi at Magis Falls.
The natural Jacuzzi at Magis Falls

Being adventurous.
Being adventurous

Ken having a massage.
Ken having a massage

Ken finally use to the water.
Ken finally use to the water

Following the river upstream.
Following the river upstream

The trail along the river.
The trail along the river

Following the river upstream.
Following the river upstream

Dense jungle along the river.
Dense jungle along the river

One of the many smaller falls upstream.
One of the many smaller falls upstream

Wild cherry.
Wild cherry

One of the many smaller falls upstream.
One of the many smaller falls upstream

Wild flower along the trail.
Wild flower along the trail

Wild flower growing in a tree.
Wild flower growing in a tree

Finally a real Mexican lunch. Rice and beans, tortilla with hot sauce, refried beans, BBQ'd Chicken and Hibiscus tea and of course Mezcale.
Mexican lunch

Wild flower.
Wild flower

Bread fruit tree.
Bread fruit tree

More flowers.
More flowers

Edwardo explaining the coffee growing process. The bamboo is planted to provide shade to the coffee plants. Coffee will not grow well in the sun.
Explaining the coffee growing process

Bamboo.
Bamboo

Defunct coffee processing equipment. Many of the smaller coffee plantaions have ceased operations in favour of the tourist trade which provides more income.
Defunct coffee processing equipment

More defunct coffee processing equipment.
Defunct coffee processing equipment

Wild poinsettia. Poinsettias grow the size of trees.
Wild poinsettia

Adobe oven.
Adobe oven

More flowers.
More flowers

More flowers.
More flowers